Member ID: gatorbritMember Status: Free Member
Member Since: 2007-06-02
Home Site: The MG Experience
Last Login: 2010-08-24 05:56:53
Forum Activity: 2010-08-24 07:56:56
Forum Posts: 1,436
1 Vehicles -- Total mileage: 115,000 mi (185,075 km) -- Average age: 1977
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Posted on: Wednesday June 18, 2008
Pic of the engine bay
Posted on: Saturday June 9, 2007
I had noticed that sometimes that a turn of the ignition results in just a click and nothing else. Then another turn and the engine starts up as usual. I decided to try and figure out what was going on. From advice on the forum, I cleaned the battery cable terminals at the battery, and the starter solenoid. I also added another ground strap just to be sure that the engine was nicely grounded. Still the click. I put the battery on the charger and it showed that it was about 75% charg...
Posted on: Tuesday June 5, 2007
The passenger wing mirror fell off today! I guess I'll be ordering a new bracket. I ordered a Weber 45 MCHH carb conversion kit for the car and apparently it will ship today.
Posted on: Monday June 4, 2007
I got my MGB on friday. Took it for a few short drives around the neighborhood. It runs great, although it runs too rich right now, black smoke and a smell of unburnt gasoline. The previous owner did a great job restoring the car, but couldn't get the carb tuned. The carb is a stock ZS. I was searching the forums and found a bolt on weber - MCHH that bolts on to the original manifold. Another member "magohn" had done the same thing and he told me that the swap went fine and the car run...
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